Leroy Martin Duensing, age 82, passed away Thursday, March 26, 2020, at the Nemaha Valley Community Hospital in Seneca. He was born on July 17, 1937, in Brighton, Colo., the son of Fred and Irma (Stunkel) Duensing. He attended grade school in Brighton and moved with his parents to Marysville, Kan., when he was in the third grade. He graduated from Marysville High School and worked on the family farm. In 1960, he was drafted in the U.S. Army and was stationed at Fort Benning, Ga. After basic training he was sent to Kaiser, Korea, for 17 months. Leroy returned to the U.S. in 1963 as a sergeant and moved to Bremen. He worked at the Herkimer Co-op for five years until he decided on a future in insurance. He worked for five years with Bremen Farmers Mutual, 25 years with the Allied Insurance Group of Bremen, and the Hanover Insurance Agency for 10 years.